We’re joined by
politics junkies Jen Perry and Kieran Massie. In the first part of the episode we discuss
the #libspill and gender, farewell Tony Abbott (and his shit eating face),
analyse what will (or won’t!) change with Malcolm Turnbull as Prime Minister,
and mention the results of the Canning
In the second
part of the episode we discuss UK politics including Scottish nationalism and socialist
backbencher Jeremy Corbyn becoming leader
of the British Labour Party. We finish the episode by looking at the Australian
Greens mainstreaming and moving to the right – using the example of a recent portfolio reshuffle.
Check out Jen’s blog! You can also hear Jen discuss
intersectionality, animal rights and feminism on our 48th episode.
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